Despite the winter cold, Princess Cruises is helping passengers plan that springtime vacation with a special ÔÇ£Spring Savings SpectacularÔÇØ sale offering cruise deals of up to 40 percent off March to May 2014 sailings. The sale, which runs through January 31, also features a bonus of up to $100 onboard credit per stateroom.
More than 100 cruises are featured in the sale, including beautiful vacation destinations throughout the Caribbean, the Aloha spirit of Hawaii, the best of the Golden State on a California Coastal, the engineering marvel of the Panama Canal, and the tropical paradise of Tahiti and the South Pacific.
In addition to special fares, passengers booking balcony staterooms or above will receive an onboard credit per stateroom of $100 (for sailings 10 days or longer), $50 (seven- to nine-day cruises), or $30 (one- to six-day cruises); and those booking interior or oceanview staterooms will receive credits of $50 (cruises 10 days or longer), $25 (seven- to nine-day cruises) or $15 (one- to six-day cruises).
Sample spring vacation cruise deals include:
Caribbean Getaway cruise — 5 days: $299 interior (was $549); $499 balcony (was $849)
Caribbean cruise — 7 days: $449 interior (was $749); $749 balcony (was $1,199)
California Coastal cruise — 7 days: $499 interior (was $849); $799 balcony (was $1,299)
Panama Canal — 11 days: $999 interior (was $1,599); $1,499 balcony (was $2,199)
Hawaiian Islands cruise — 15 days: $1,099 interior (was $1,699); $1,699 balcony (was $2,599)
All cruise prices are per person, based on double occupancy. The Spring Savings Spectacular runs from 12:01 a.m. PST on January 10 through 11:59 p.m. PST on January 31, 2014 and is available to residents of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Mexico.